TITLE

LINE IN THE SAND: PROGRESSIVE LAWYERING, "MASTER COMMUNITIES," AND A BATTLE FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN NEW YORK CITY

AUTHOR(S)
Brescia, Raymond H.
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2010, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p715
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article evaluates the decision of the Court of Appeals in New York on the case Roberts v. Tishman Speyer Properties L.P. in which the landlords were barred from listing rent regulations on apartments. It provides the context for the campaign of landlords to deregulate Stuyvesant Town and Peter Cooper Village. It also reviews the history of the construction of complexes. An overview of rent regulations in New York City is presented.
ACCESSION #
53956179

 

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